Maharashtra politics

Former BJP MP Kirit Somaiya allegedely hurt in attack by Shiv Sena activists in Mumbai

BJP bigwigs including Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis, Ashish Shelar and other strongly condemned the attack and demanded immediate arrest of the culprits involved in the attack.

published on : 24th April 2022

Sharad Pawar meets Maharashtra home minister, Mumbai CP to take stock of SIT probe

Pawar handled the home department of the state earlier and therefore he takes a keen interest in all these developments that has larger ramifications and guides his party leaders, said a source.

published on : 9th November 2021

Dadra Nagar Haveli win: Shiv Sena shows they can fight in BJP's territory too

Shiv Sena's Kalaben Delkar won by 51,269 votes against the BJP candidate Mahesh Gavit. D

published on : 2nd November 2021

BJP 'entertaining' people, why open cinema, drama halls: Sanjay Raut

In his weekly column 'Rokhthok' in the Sena mouthpiece Saamana, Raut, who is the executive editor of the Marathi daily, said the opposition party (BJP) in Maharashtra has "crossed all limits".

published on : 26th September 2021

Multiple FIRs filed against Narayan Rane for his 'tight slap' remark about Uddhav, BJP defends Union Minister

The BJP leaders defended Narayan Rane saying his language is like late Balasaheb Thackeray so people should understand it.

published on : 24th August 2021

Case against six toll booth staffers in Maharashtra over argument with Congress MLA Hiraman Khoskar

The incident took place at Padgha toll plaza in Thane around 10.30 pm on Wednesday when Congress MLA Hiraman Khoskar was returning to Nashik from Mumbai.

published on : 17th September 2020

Aaditya as CM or playing second fiddle to BJP? Sena adopts wait-and-watch approach 

The deliberations within the Sena are currently revolving around two options viz. to stay with BJP and increase stake in the government and to make Aaditya the CM with the help of Congress and NCP.

published on : 25th October 2019

Maharashtra likely to witness tough fights in Lok Sabha by-elections at Palghar, Bhandara-Gondia

The BJP had won both these seats in 2014.

published on : 27th May 2018

Former Maharashtra Deputy CM Chhagan Bhujbal gets bail in money laundering case after two years

The ED had opposed his bail plea last year owing to the possibility of the probe being influenced, after which the plea was turned down.

published on : 4th May 2018

Bhima Koregaon violence: Prakash Ambedkar accuses Sharad Pawar of shielding Ekbote in past

An NCP spokesperson denied the allegation, pointing out that Ambedkar's own party was part of the ruling coalition in Maharashtra during the period he was referring to.

published on : 5th February 2018